Person:James Boone (3)

Find records: birth death
m. 16 August 1689
  1. George Boone, IV1690 - 1753
  2. Sarah Boone1691/92 - 1743
  3. Mary Boone1694 - 1696
  4. Squire Boone, Sr.1696 - 1765
  5. Mary Boone1699 - 1774
  6. John Boone1701/02 - 1785
  7. Joseph Boone1704 - 1776
  8. Benjamin Boone1706 - 1762
  9. Margaret Boone1707 - 1708
  10. James Boone1709 - 1785
  11. Samuel Boone1711 - 1745
Facts and Events
Name James Boone
Gender Male
Alt Birth? 7 Jul 1709 Exeter, Devon, England
Birth? 18 Jul 1709 Of Stoak, Devonshire, England
Death? 1 Sep 1785 Exeter, Berks, Pennsylvania, United StatesExeter Township
Burial? 3 Sep 1785 Friends Burial, Exeter, Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

Will of James Boone

The 1785 Will of James Boone, Sr. of Exeter Twp., Berks Co., PA

James referred to:

a wife [given & bequeathed unto], Ann;
"children now living:"
2 sons [given & bequeathed unto; appointed executors]: James & Joshua
2 sons [given & bequeathed unto]: Judah & Moses {Judah is not mentioned in wife Annes's 1790 Will, nor in James Jr's 1803 Will}.
1 son [deceased], John
3 sons-in-law {mentioned}: Abraham LINCOLN, George HUGHES, and Thomas LEE;
a daughter-in-law [given & bequeathed unto],
Sophia BIDDLE [said son John deceased "being her former husband"];
a grandson [given & devise to; not yet age 21],
John [eldest son of said son Moses]
2 grandchildren [given & bequeathed unto]:
James & Susannah [children of said son John deceased; both not yet age 21]
a granddaughter [given & bequeathed unto; not yet age 21],
Hannah {daughter of ?)
a creditor [arranged for], Nicholas WALN.
Made: 12 Jul 1785
Proved: 17 Sept 1785
Witnesses: John BOONE, Isaac LEVAN, and Thomas CHERINGTON
Register: Henry CHRIST

Source: http://www.gurganus.org/ourfamily/docs.cfm?name=John%20Thomas